The lawsuit had been argued and dismissed once before, but was remanded to the trial court in 2010 by a decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. On September 9, Senior U.S. District Judge Charles S. Haight Jr. again found there was no evidence the city's firefighter promotion exam "caused a disparate impact on the basis of race."
Firefighter Exam Saga Drawing To A Close
The Connecticut Law Tribune
September 19, 2013